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    I have suffered with shoulder / neck pain for...

    I have suffered with shoulder / neck pain for close on 60 years as a result of a sporting injury.Initially the only treatment was manipulation and massage. More recently I have had a number of...
  2. Fusion 360 - email received this morning

    Continue using Fusion 360

    Subscribe to Fusion 360 and save 30% today.
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    This is the email I received on Friday "

    This is the email I received on Friday

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    You have to remember that the first aeroplanes...

    You have to remember that the first aeroplanes were made from wood and canvas and the test pilot survived:q
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    2020-2021 Plane Building Challenge

    2020 – 2021 Challenge

    Build a Woodworking Plane



    I wish to extend an invitation to all members of the Metalwork Forums to join in our 2020 -2021 Plane Building Challenge. Details of the...
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    Checked their postage calculator for Express...

    Checked their postage calculator for Express postage (Sydney to Melbourne ) --$300.00 and delivery only 1 day earlier.
  7. Drew, I just clicked on the links provided in...

    Drew, I just clicked on the links provided in post #8 and both pdf files opened
    Cheers
    Bob
  8. Baldor Start & Run Capacitors...

    Baldor Start & Run Capacitors

    Baldor Start & Run Capacitors, Original OEM Replacement Parts

    http://imageserv11.team-logic.com/store-logic/products/59/5/1/5/4/tn_1220.JPG
    Baldor...
  9. I think Eskimo may be correct - I think I can...

    I think Eskimo may be correct - I think I can make out 270-324. If that is the correct code, these sites maybe of assistance.
    Baldor EC1270A02SP Starting Capacitor 270-324UF 125VAC

    BALDOR...
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    Is this of any help?

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    Seba Shapers Parts Manual
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    Simon, I found this reference in a post by Rod...

    Simon,
    I found this reference in a post by Rod Gilbert Tough Drill Press Morticer [Archive] - Woodwork Forums (6th Nov 2012, 10:44 PM). He states (in part) "It has a GMF duspruf 415v 3 phase motor...
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    It has been a consistent problem for at least the...

    It has been a consistent problem for at least the past 2 weeks or more. Also happens on the WWF. I have not experienced it on any other site.
    It's not a problem as such but very annoying. It needs...
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    Same problem just now Fatal error: Maximum...

    Same problem just now
    Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded in /home/metalwork/public_html/dbtech/dbseo/includes/filter.php on line 538
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    Both WWF and MWF sites running at normal speed...

    Both WWF and MWF sites running at normal speed this morning.
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    I have been having the same problem for the past...

    I have been having the same problem for the past 10 days since upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 - could it be windows related Neil?

    Bob
  16. Gazza, I don't think you are being "flamed" -...

    Gazza, I don't think you are being "flamed" - rather that we are concerned that you appear to be headed down a path that may have a bad outcome.

    You say that you cannot go to TAFE - OK, but there...
  17. Let me start by saying that for 20 years prior to...

    Let me start by saying that for 20 years prior to my retirement, I owned and operated a business manufacturing welded frames, pylons, and illuminated sign boxes in both steel and aluminium for the...
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    Kryn, Just press the link on thier page that I...

    Kryn,
    Just press the link on thier page that I have highlighted. Full cutting list and detailed plans are revealed. You should have no trouble printing them .

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    Good luck,

    Bob
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    Jaycar have sr44 equivalent -Chech your 2nd photo...

    Jaycar have sr44 equivalent -Chech your 2nd photo - state battery sr44
    https://www.jaycar.com.au/search?text=Battery+sr44&CSRFToken=0b5ecd0e-264f-46de-9166-b89707f22ed0

    Bob
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    Scam Alert (also posted on WW Forum)

    I have a caravan advertised for sale on Gumtree. This morning I received an email with a number of questions which appeared quite reasonable
    "I'm interested in the "1970s Viscount Pop-top Caravan"...
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    The Pitch Circle Diameter (PCD) is the diameter...

    The Pitch Circle Diameter (PCD) is the diameter of the circle which passes through the centre of all the studs, wheel bolts or wheel rim holes.

    Bob
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    Thank you, I didn't notice the key - should have...

    Thank you, I didn't notice the key - should have out my glasses on!!
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    Is there something wrong here or is it me; (od -...

    Is there something wrong here or is it me; (od - id)/2 should equal width of collar - 53.4- 32.1 = 21.3 divide by 2 = 10.65 not 12.6. Can someone explain what I am doing wrong.

    Thanks

    Bob
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    Good luck BobL. I had one several years ago. The...

    Good luck BobL. I had one several years ago. The bad news is that once you get to "till I drop" stage, I had to hold my breath for 10 - 20 seconds while they did scans - I thnk I managed 5 seconds?...
  25. Nikon 400mm lens on Nikon D800 DSLR. The...

    Nikon 400mm lens on Nikon D800 DSLR. The equipment helps, of course, but really it is all about getting the exposure right. Many shots that I have seen are under / over exposed with little colour -...
  26. Photo I took in Melbourne 371840

    Photo I took in Melbourne
    371840
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    Congratulations - well done. Bob

    Congratulations - well done.

    Bob
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    Thank you all for your advice. I removed the tyre...

    Thank you all for your advice. I removed the tyre this morning and was not happy with the condition of the rim. Bob Jane tyres in Chadstone condemned the rim . I have been able to get a 13" holden...
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    I agree but the wheel well is built for 13" and...

    I agree but the wheel well is built for 13" and while a 14" wheel might fit internally it would be a bitch trying to remove the wheel with the low wheel arch.

    Bob
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    Tubeless. I thought of puting in a tube but the...

    Tubeless. I thought of puting in a tube but the if the rim is rusted inside it is probably not viable.

    Bob
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    Faulty Caravan wheel

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    Over the past 2 days this wheel has gradually gone flat. The only leak I can find is from this joint in the rim. As yet Ihave not removed the tyre.

    It is a 13" rim from an old...
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    Melbourne Get togethers

    Since Matt (Simplicity) floated the idea in the “Announcements Forum” of a monthly get together of forum members 14 months ago, there have been 273 posts on this thread, but still the group is...
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    I have to agree with Soundman, I can't see it...

    I have to agree with Soundman, I can't see it working. Have you sought any advice as to registration requirements - I suspect that you will need engineering certification for registration and / or...
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    It's like if it is going to be near 40C and you...

    It's like if it is going to be near 40C and you put a woollen jumper on when you get up, it keeps the heat out
    Always worked when I grew up in Mildura in the 50's.
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    Hi Kryn, Any luck with the ciruit board? ...

    Hi Kryn,

    Any luck with the ciruit board?

    Check the second of the links provided by Big Shed and let me know if your controller board looks like any of the three images near the beginning of the...
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    Sticky: I checked with Dean at Talair Industrial Supplies...

    I checked with Dean at Talair Industrial Supplies in Springvale (Ph: 03 9546 1033) - He does know what you are talking about and believes he could get the 5/16 BSF dog points BUT you would have to...
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    Michael, you are right, we did use the services...

    Michael, you are right, we did use the services of a freight forwarder - that may be the reason for the accountant's advice.

    Bob
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    I haven't imported much since retiring, but...

    I haven't imported much since retiring, but before then I always requested that quotes and invoices were "Free on Board" (FOB) and include insurance. This was on the advice of my accountant and we...
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    Thanks for the information. It may be the answer...

    Thanks for the information. It may be the answer to my project. I am designing a cnc 3 axi router for making printed circuit boards. have just started project - gathering ideas and concepts.

    Bob
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    Gazza, I appreciate that you have been offended...

    Gazza, I appreciate that you have been offended by some recent comments, so I apologise in advance - but I am coming from a background of 20 years running my own fabrication shop and spent 225hrs...
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    I sent 3 camera lenses to townsville yesterday....

    I sent 3 camera lenses to townsville yesterday.
    Went down to the Post Office and bought an Australia Post mailing box for $2.40. The clerk calculated the postage at $24.90. Then said if you buy a...
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    It was not just yesterday. It has been getting...

    It was not just yesterday. It has been getting slower for at least a week. I noticed that there were very few members/ guest logged on whenever I was trying.

    Bob
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    Thanks Simon and Greg. I hope to have the wheels...

    Thanks Simon and Greg. I hope to have the wheels on Monday so will PM you then.

    Thank you
    Bob
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    Help required with small milling job

    Hello,
    I am making up a 3 point steady for my wood lathe using a 50 x 50 x 8 ring which I had rolled for another project many years ago and which did not go ahead. It is 510 mm int diam - probably a...
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